School Courses And Requirements

UI Admission Requirements And List OF Courses

UI admission requirements for prospective applicants are listed below. They are the basic information you need to know about UI admission before you choose them when registering for UTME.

Some of the vital information which prospective applicants to University of Ibadan need to know about the Undergraduate Admission Policy are as follows:


Any candidate who wishes to be admitted into the University must have clocked 16 years by 1st of October of the admission year.  Please note that the University shall not waive this requirement.


Some subjects being offered at the school certificate examinations are not accepted as matriculating subjects by the University Senate.  Find a list of such subjects below (view the list).

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Candidates are enjoined to note that the University of Ibadan does not offer some courses.  These courses include (but not limited to): International Relations, Accounting, Marketing, Public Administration, Business Studies/Administration, Computer Engineering and Chemical Engineering.

List Of Courses Offered In UI

Please find below list of courses offered in the University of Ibadan:

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Science
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
  • Crop Protection and Environmental Biology
  • Forest Resources Management
  • Wildlife and Ecotourism Management
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic Studies
  • Archaeology
  • Archeology Combined Degrees in any of the followings: History, Classics, Religious Studies
  • Classics
  • Communication and Language Arts
  • English Language
  • European Studies:
  • [a]  French: French Combined Hons. With One of German/Russian Or With Any Other Arts Subject.
  • German (German Combined Hons. With One of French / Russian)
  • Russian (Russian Combined Hons. With One of French / German or with any other Arts Subjects)
  • History: History B.A Combined Honours (History and Political Science)
  • Islamic Studies
  • Linguistics & African Languages
  • Linguistics
  • Yoruba
  • Igbo
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies
  • Theatre Arts
  • Adult Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education/Arabic Studies
  • Education/Biology
  • Education/Chemistry
  • Education/Communication & Language Arts
  • Education/Economics
  • Education/English
  • Education/French
  • Education/Geography (Science)
  • Education/Geography (Social Sciences)
  • Education/History
  • Education/Islamic Studies
  • Education/Mathematics
  • Education/Physics
  • Education/Political Science
  • Education/Religious Studies
  • Education/Yoruba
  • Educational Management
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Health Education
  • Human Kinetics
  • Library, Archival and Information Studies
  • Special Education
  • Biochemistry
  • Dentistry
  • Environmental Studies
  • Human Nutrition
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Medicine and Surgery
  • Nursing
  • Physiology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Anthropology Single Honours
  • Anthropology/ Botany Combined Honours
  • Anthropology/ Geography Combined Honours
  • Anthropology/ Zoology Combined Honours
  • Archaeology Single Honours
  • Archaeology/ Botany Combined Honours
  • Archaeology/ Geography Combined Honours
  • Archaeology/ Zoology Combined Honours
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Agricultural and Environmental Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Industrial and Production Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Wood Products Engineering
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Law

UI Admission requirements

For you to be offered a place in UI must especially your desired course, you must understand that UI uses a combination of O’level results and Post UTME scores. Before you can be qualified to write UI Post UTME, you must score 200 and above in Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

Having 5 SSCE credits at a sitting or 6 SSCE credits at two sittings as been the one of the eligibility criteria to study in University of Ibadan. However, there are some courses that required a sitting in SSCE.

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